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April 30, 2024
Will Root Canal Therapy Affect The Appearance of Your Teeth?

A root canal therapy is a tooth-saving procedure that may be able to restore the health of damaged teeth. But will it change the appearance of the teeth? This is a common concern that patients have when root canal therapy is recommended. Here’s what you need to know about root canal therapy and their cosmetic […]

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April 19, 2024
5 Ways To Treat Your Tooth Ache

A toothache is a common dental problem and can originate from a number of factors. Most commonly, a tooth may hurt due to a crack or a fracture in the tooth, a deep cavity, or an abscess. If you’re experiencing a toothache, you should see your general dentist or an endodontist as soon as possible […]

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April 10, 2024
The Mouth, Your Warning System To Your Overall Health

It may surprise you how closely linked your oral health is to your overall wellness. Your teeth, the soft tissues of your mouth, and your jaw are all part of your oral health and their condition can indicate a wide variety of other health issues. Learn how your mouth can serve as a warning system […]

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April 8, 2024
Your Best Option When Fixing A Chipped Tooth

Have you recently chipped a tooth? Whether it just happened, or your tooth has been chipped for some time, it may need more than just cosmetic treatment. What is the best option for fixing a chipped tooth? Here’s what you need to know. What is a Chipped Tooth?  A chipped tooth occurs when a small […]

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February 16, 2024
Importance of maintaining and keeping your natural teeth

You only get one set of permanent teeth in your lifetime. Once they are gone, the only option is to replace them with dental prosthetics. But maintaining your natural teeth allows them to stay in place for your lifetime.  How does endodontics help you keep your natural teeth healthy? Learn about the important role of […]

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February 14, 2024
Understanding GentleWave: A Revolutionary Approach to Root Canal Treatment

Feeling anxious about an upcoming root canal? You may have heard that a root canal is painful or that it is a long and tedious procedure. These are common myths regarding root canals that are simply not true. Root canal treatment has improved significantly due to the advancement of dental medicine.  One such advancement in […]

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December 15, 2023
5 Signs You Cracked a Tooth

A cracked tooth is a relatively common occurrence. It can happen for a variety of reasons, but when it does it needs to be treated right away to save the tooth. Sometimes you can see the crack or a piece of the tooth breaks off. Other times you can’t see it at all.  How do […]

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December 14, 2023
6 Signs You Need A Root Canal

A root canal is not something that people tend to look forward to. However, it is a tooth- saving procedure that can restore the health and function of one or more teeth. Modern root canals don’t take long and cause little to no discomfort during and afterwards.  If you think you may need a root […]

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December 13, 2023
What Is A Cone Beam CT Scan And What Are The Advantages?

As technology advances, so do the methods used in the field of dentistry. One such advancement is the Cone Beam CT scan, a revolutionary imaging technology that allows dentists to obtain a three-dimensional image of a patient’s mouth, teeth, and jaw. The benefits of Cone Beam CT scans are numerous, from aiding in the diagnosis […]

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December 12, 2023
Why You Should See An Endodontist For Your Dental Emergency

A dental emergency can occur at any time. From a severe toothache to a cracked tooth, some dental situations are urgent and need immediate treatment. It is important to act quickly, because the sooner your tooth is treated, the more likely it can be saved.  Where should you go in a dental emergency? Learn about […]

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December 11, 2023
Understanding Apical Surgery: What is it and When is it Needed?

Apical surgery, also known as a root-end resection, is a procedure that is performed to remove root-end infection when traditional root canal therapy alone is falling short.  It involves removing the infected or damaged tissue from the root of the tooth and sealing it with a filling to help the body heal. If you have […]

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November 9, 2023
Today's Technology is Advancing Modern Endodontics

Technology is constantly advancing, affecting our lives in a variety of ways. This is also true in the field of dentistry and dental specialties like endodontics. Today’s technology is advancing modern endodontics and saving people’s teeth in ways that weren’t possible just a few years ago.  What does this mean for you? How will technology […]

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November 8, 2023
Mental Wellness and Oral Health, is There a Link?

One of the most important parts of your overall health and wellness is your mental health. Recent studies are pinpointing a specific link between mental health and oral health. But what does one have to do with the other?  There are a variety of mental illnesses that can affect oral health and hygiene habits. Here’s […]

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November 7, 2023
What to Expect With Post Endodontic Treatment Recovery and Pain Management

Endodontic treatment is the general term for procedures used to treat a tooth from the inside out. A tooth that is infected, at risk of infection, or otherwise compromised on the inside may be able to be saved with root canal therapy or other endodontic procedures.  If you’ve been referred to an endodontist, you may […]

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November 6, 2023
Essential Oral Care Products for Optimal Oral Health

Oral health is the term that refers to the general health of your mouth, including your teeth, gums, tongue, soft tissues, and jaw. While dental health refers specifically to your teeth, oral health includes the rest of your mouth and the support structures for your teeth.  Do you want to have excellent oral health? Numerous […]

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July 30, 2023
How Lasers Help With Post Surgery Pain Management And Recovery

Dental lasers are a relatively recent technological advancement in the field of dentistry. The use of lasers in dentistry has numerous benefits for patients as well as dentists and dental specialists such as endodontists and periodontists. In the field of endodontics specifically, dental lasers aid in many procedures, both surgical and non-surgical. Some of the […]

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July 29, 2023
What An Endodontist Needs To Know To Provide The Right Treatment

Are you going to see an endodontist for the first time? An endodontist is a dental specialist you may be referred to for certain problems affecting your teeth, primarily the dental pulp inside of your teeth. A problem tooth may be able to be saved by the expertise of an endodontist.  When you begin treatment […]

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July 28, 2023
Oral Hygiene Best Practices

Good oral hygiene is essential for a healthy mouth, teeth, and gums. Taking care of your mouth is essential for a beautiful smile and contributes to overall health and wellbeing. This blog post discusses the best practices for oral hygiene. Read on and learn more about keeping your mouth healthy by practicing proper oral hygiene. […]

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May 27, 2023
Did you know? Dental & Endodontic Facts & Figures about your teeth

Did you know that the average person spends 38.5 total days brushing their teeth over the course of their lifetime? Or that over 90% of adults between the ages of 20-64 have had at least one cavity in their lifetime? These are just a few fascinating figures highlighting the importance of dental and endodontic health. […]

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May 26, 2023
Questions to Ask an Endodontist During Your Visit

Oral health is essential for overall well-being, and when it comes to complex dental procedures like endodontic treatments, it’s crucial to ask the right questions to ensure optimal results. Whether dealing with a root canal, cracked tooth, or any other endodontic issue, choosing the right endodontist is vital to achieving a successful outcome. However, finding […]

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February 8, 2023
The Benefits of Laser-Assisted Endodontics

Laser dentistry is revolutionizing dentistry. This technology is being used in a wide variety of dental procedures to make them more effective and less invasive. Endodontics, a specialization within the field of dentistry, focuses on the health of the teeth from the inside out. Laser-assisted endodontics is another way that dental laser technology is being […]

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February 6, 2023
How to Tell If You Need a Root Canal or Extraction

A root canal is a common dental procedure. It is often performed on a tooth that is severely damaged or decayed in order to save the tooth. But in some cases a tooth has sustained too much damage to be saved. How can you tell if you need a root canal or an extraction? Here’s […]

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November 9, 2022
The Importance Of Maintaining And Keeping Your Natural Teeth

You only get one set of natural permanent teeth in your lifetime. Once your baby teeth are shed and your permanent teeth come in, that’s all there is. If you want to keep your natural teeth for the rest of your life, some maintenance is required.  Dental maintenance comes in many forms from caring for […]

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September 27, 2022
Critical Steps to Saving Your Knocked Out Tooth

According to the American Association of Endodontists, more than five million teeth are knocked out each year. Most knocked-out tooth events happen when there is either a physical altercation, a sporting accident, or an unfortunate type of accident, such as a slip and fall. Regardless of whether you’ve knocked your entire tooth out or you’ve […]

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August 5, 2022
Impact of Oral Health on Overall Health

You may believe that your oral health and your overall health are two very different aspects of your well-being, but that simply is not true. They are very connected. Everything from a cavity to gum disease can impact both your oral health and your overall health.  Let’s take a closer look.  Health Areas that May […]

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April 20, 2022
Preventive Dental Care Advice

Here at Advanced Endodontics, we want the absolute best for our patients. While we are proud to provide exceptional services for those who suffer from painful and devastating oral health issues, we would rather our patients enjoy a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums that don’t need more invasive measures. That’s why we are always […]

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April 18, 2022
How Laser Dentistry Can with Help Treat Oral Mucositis

We live in a wonderful world of medical innovations that allows us to enjoy a longer life. An innovation that our team at Advanced Endodontics is proud to utilize is photobiomodulation therapy. Also known as low level laser therapy, red light therapy or cold laser therapy. What Do We Mean By Laser Dentistry? Low laser […]

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March 16, 2022
Poor Dental Care: A Path To Escalating Dentistry Costs

To say that poor oral care has far-reaching health and financial implications would be something of an understatement. Anyone who paid out of pocket to have a cavity corrected understands that may have been an avoidable expense. Most people are keenly aware that brushing, flossing, and regular cleanings at a dental office reduce cavities and […]

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March 3, 2022
The Connection Between Oral Health and Your Overall Health is Crucial

When community members visit one of our Advanced Endodontics offices because of a condition, they are often surprised to learn their overall health may be at risk. Damaged teeth or gums that feel uncomfortable have a powerful connection to the body’s overall health and well-being. Research indicates that a synergistic relationship exists between conditions in […]

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February 16, 2022
Know How To Choose An Endodontist

Many people experience dental anxiety or have a low tolerance when it comes to pain and their teeth. This is why it is so important that a patient is able to trust their endodontist. You wouldn’t want someone working on your teeth if you don’t feel a certain level of trust in them, right? So, […]

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February 3, 2022
Get An Oral Thumbs-Up From Your Dental Expert

The arrival of National Toothache Day on Feb. 9 is designed to remind dental professionals and everyday people about the need to keep teeth healthy. Dental hygiene, treatments, and nutrition are essential to maintaining a beautiful smile. But based on data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, too many community members are falling […]

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January 19, 2022
How Does Diet Affect Dental Health?

When everyday people think about the link between what their families eat or drink and dental health, ideas usually revolve around the negatives of a diet. The first things that come to mind generally involve sugar based beverages and sweets that too often cause cavities. Taking reasonable precautions to ensure children and adults avoid excessive […]

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January 4, 2022
Help on How To Avoid A Trip To The Endodontist

An endodontist provides treatment and care for people struggling with advanced dental conditions. Many of the procedures an endodontist employs focus on the sometimes vulnerable tooth pulp and roots. These specialized techniques often relieve discomfort while saving someone’s natural teeth and bright smile. As highly trained professionals, we understand toothaches and lost natural teeth take […]

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December 21, 2021
Eating Habits For Improved Oral Health

Good oral health relies on a variety of factors, including regular checkups, proper dental hygiene, and healthy eating habits. Many of the same sugar-laden foods that lead to poor overall health may also double as public enemy number one for your teeth. Starchy or acidic foods will also do considerable damage to your tooth enamel […]

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December 8, 2021
All About Endodontics and Teeth

The comedian’s punch line, “I’d rather have a root canal” gives endodontics and endodontists a bad rap, implying that this common procedure is both painful and traumatic. Actually, what a root canal does is alleviate pain. Also, with modern painless dental care, most patients say that they felt very little pain while the affected tooth […]

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November 23, 2021
Tooth Internal Bleaching- How Can We Help Your Smile?

Do you have a tooth that is discolored after a root canal procedure? That can be a problem which makes your whole smile seem flawed when you look in the mirror. Don’t worry, at Advanced Endodontics, we can help you! We want you to feel completely comfortable with how your teeth look and feel because […]

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November 8, 2021
Medical Benefits of Low Light Laser Therapy

One of the most common side effects of oral surgery is pain associated with various procedures. Low light laser therapy (LLLT), also called low level laser therapy or cold laser therapy, emits light energy through lasers or diodes to provoke a faster healing response in body tissues. Doctors use low light laser therapy to treat […]

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October 26, 2021
Foods That are Good for Maintaining Healthy Teeth and Mouth

Your oral health is very important for total body wellness. That’s why when considering what foods to eat, it’s a great idea to pick choices that are directly good for maintaining healthy teeth and gums. Obviously, this requires staying away from foods that are bad for your teeth. You know, all those sticky candy treats […]

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October 11, 2021
Get to the Dental Point, So You Don’t Have to See an Endodontist

It may sound counterintuitive, but the experienced professionals at Advanced Endodontics prefer to see our Central Florida community members outside the office. Our team of compassionate staff provides everyday families with information about dental health and wellness strategies, so hopefully, you will not require services of an endodontist. The notion of not having a waiting […]

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September 27, 2021
Photobiomodulation: Benefits to Endodontics and Other Potential Applications

Photobiomodulation is a relatively new “secret weapon” in endodontics and other forms of medicine. It almost sounds like something out of a science fiction movie. “Using laser light to make human cells regrow and heal faster? Really?” You bet! We use photobiomodulation (PBM) as a treatment for certain conditions here at Advanced Endodontics often because […]

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September 16, 2021
Do I Need A Root Canal? Dental Signs and Symptoms

The American Association of Endodontists describes a root canal is a procedure that removes bacteria from the root canal of a tooth that has become infected. The purpose of undergoing a root canal at the dentist is to prevent your tooth from becoming infected again or potentially needing to have the tooth extracted. During your root canal, […]

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August 25, 2021
5 Reasons Why Living and Working in the Sunshine State is a Breeze!

Florida is considered one the best places to live and work for wide-reaching reasons. It offers the longest coastline in the lower 48 at 1,350 miles, giving more residents beach access than any warm-weather state. And yes, it easily outpaces California’s 840 miles of coastline. Hard-working people keep more of their salaries for leisure experiences […]

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August 9, 2021
How to Know if You Have Permanent Tooth Nerve Damage Problems

A sore tooth or other painful dental problem can be debilitating for anyone. When we have dental pain, it becomes painful to eat or even enjoy something as simple as a glass of ice water. Getting to a dentist as quickly as possible is essential. However, sometimes dental pain requires more than just a dentist. […]

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July 29, 2021
All About Internal and External Resorption Prognosis

If you’ve landed here because you’re trying to figure out what in the world internal and external resorption are, you’re not alone. These similar, yet distinct conditions are far from common when compared to other dental and endodontic ailments. The lack of general awareness surrounding external and internal resorption often leads to a prevailing fear […]

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July 14, 2021
The Benefits of Working in Florida: We Like Living & Working Here!

Your Central Florida Family at Advanced Endodontics We love working in Central Florida and delight in serving our local community. Our doctors and health team live and work in our five Florida communities and strive to provide safe, comfortable, caring, and friendly service to our patients. If you are searching for a Florida dental professional […]

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June 24, 2021
The General Dentist and Endodontist Relationship

General dentists and endodontists both want what is best for their patients. This is the reason that many dentists refer patients to an endodontist when they have oral health needs beyond the scope of their training. For example, your regular dentist may notice during a routine cleaning and exam that you need a root canal. […]

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June 8, 2021
When is it Okay to Have a Root Canal Done by a General Dentist Instead of an Endodontist?

Many people consider a root canal quite a dreadful experience. Most of this sentiment comes from the actual procedure. However, some patients begin to have this feeling when they learn they’ll need to have it performed by an endodontist. Surprising to some (maybe even you!), many root canals are performed by general dentists, not endodontists. […]

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May 26, 2021
How To Deal With Dental Anxiety and Fear

Fear of going to the dentist can run the gamut of mild anxiety to full-blown dentophobia. In general, phobias comprise an excessive fear reaction, even though you realize your fear has no rational basis. For example, acrophobia, the intense fear of heights can cause panic attacks, even if the sufferer is in no imminent danger […]

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May 11, 2021
Raising Awareness With Root Canal Awareness Week

The 15th Annual Root Canal Awareness Week runs May 10-16, and professionals hope the focus raises awareness about health, wellness, and available endodontist treatments. In many ways, root canal procedures highlight the essential relationship between family dentistry offices and Advanced Endodontics’ five Florida locations. Local dentists typically refer patients to our experienced team to perform […]

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April 26, 2021
Why Do I Need an Endodontist for a Root Canal Treatment?

Are you experiencing severe tooth pain, prolonged sensitivity to hot or cold temperatures, darkening of the tooth, or swelling of the gums? If so, you may require root canal therapy to eliminate your symptoms. Patients generally require root canals when there is an infection or inflammation that impacts the roots of a tooth. General dentists […]

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April 12, 2021
The Path to Becoming an Endodontist

If you’ve ever experienced chronic tooth pain or had a root canal, you probably went to your dentist who then referred you to an endodontist. Endodontists are a type of dental specialist that studies and treats conditions of the dental pulp, the center part of the tooth that contains blood vessels, cells, and connective tissue. […]

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March 31, 2021
What Procedures Does an Endodontist Perform?

Have you ever wondered what an endodontist does? You may think they are similar to dentists and orthodontists in that they work with the mouth area, including the gums and teeth. That’s true to a certain extent, but endodontists work on more specific problems in oral care involving the root structure of the tooth. At […]

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March 22, 2021
Aftercare Solutions: What Helps Root Canal Pain?

Some people put off having a root canal because they associate the procedure with a lot of pain. Advances in treatment and the use of anesthetics can help minimize the discomfort of a root canal. There are also root canal aftercare solutions available to help you deal with the tenderness you might feel after having […]

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March 4, 2021
Do I Need a Referral to See an Endodontist for Services?

Have you ever seen an advertisement for an endodontist practice and thought, “I really need to make an appointment for an endodontic treatment!” Chances are you haven’t. That’s because endodontists treat troublesome, painful teeth. If you don’t have a toothache, an endodontist is probably the furthest thing from your mind. But what if you do […]

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February 22, 2021
7 Root Canal Myths

No doubt, root canals have a bad name. It’s among the most feared, dreaded dental procedures that causes undue stress for patients, young and old. But should it? Should root canals be so highly feared that the very mention of the phrase, “root canal” causes your stomach to seize and your palms to sweat? We […]

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February 4, 2021
The Benefits of a Fotona Laser Services

At Advanced Endodontics, we specialize in root canal treatments. With five locations in Central Florida, our offices are convenient and unique in that we’re always looking for ways to improve your experience with us. One of those methods is by offering Fotona laser services to perform various endodontic treatments.  The overall goal with using these […]

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January 29, 2021
How to Deal With Dental Anxiety When Seeing Your Dentist and Endodontist

Do you break out in a cold sweat just thinking about a trip to the endodontist, or perhaps even the dentist? Does your heart start to race? You may have dental anxiety. Dental anxiety is a real thing, and fear of dental work is relatively common. Some experts estimate that more than one-third of all people have […]

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January 21, 2021
Advances In Root Canal Therapy And Technology

Going to a dentist and dealing with different professionals can be incredibly confusing. There’s the general dentist, the dental assistant, a dental hygienist, orthodontist, periodontist, and even the term endodontist. Here’s what they all mean: Dental Assistants perform preparatory work such as sterilizing equipment, taking impressions of teeth, and developing X-rays. Dental Hygienists examine patients […]

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January 11, 2021
Root Canal Symptoms: Six Warning Signs You Need A Root Canal

Does the thought of seeing the dentist and needing a root canal make you think of extreme pain? That might have been the case 50 years ago, but advances in dental care make a root canal in today’s world a breeze. Putting myths aside, it’s important to understand what a root canal is and the […]

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December 16, 2020
Apexogenesis Procedure Information: What it is and What to expect

The term apexogenesis refers to pulp therapy performed by an endodontist to keep the pulp on the inside of a tooth alive and encourage healthy tissue growth. The purpose of the procedure is to allow immature teeth to develop fully and prompt open apexes to close. Both children and adults can have immature teeth with […]

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December 4, 2020
All About A Root Canal Treatment

Endodontics is a dental specialty dealing exclusively with tissues surrounding teeth and pulp within a tooth. A root canal is one of the primary services we offer at Advanced Endodontics. You may need a root canal if the nerve or blood supply in a tooth becomes infected. Nerves and blood make up the pulp present […]

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November 10, 2020
Root Canal Myths: Debunking Common Oral Misconceptions

A lot of thoughts flood through the minds of most people when they hear their dentist tell them they need a root canal. Endodontists often find themselves having to correct their client’s perception of the procedure and everything it involves. These myths can make convincing a patient about the necessity of a root canal quite […]

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October 20, 2020
Dentist vs Endodontist: Knowing the Difference

The health risk posed by the pandemic has led to a dramatic spike in dental issues. People were initially unable to keep hygiene appointments and the constant stress caused many to grind their teeth. The increase in people with chipped, cracked, or broken teeth adds to the backlog of routine cleanings and checkups. That’s why […]

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